Let the countdown begin: There are 28 shopping days to go!
At Arizona Garage Door and Repair, we are here to help you snag the best holiday gifts for the garage enthusiast on your list. If he/she thinks outside the box and uses the garage for alternative purposes, such as working on cars, getting fit or building DIY furniture, we have you covered. We have also included ideas for the person who just needs is a little more room to park their vehicles at the end of the day.
Here are a few of the best holiday gifts for the garage enthusiast.
For the garage enthusiast who enjoys listening to music, consider a Bluetooth speaker. The nice thing about Bluetooth speakers is that they are portable. They are also available in a wide range of shapes, sizes, and colors. There are even water-resistant speakers. The UE Boom 2 has been rated “the best Bluetooth speaker” by TechRadar.com. Weighing 1.2 pounds, it features a waterproof design, 15-hour battery life and a wireless range of 30+ feet.
Mechanic’s Tool Set
A Mechanic’s Tool Set is a necessity for anyone who likes repairing, maintaining, or restoring cars. The key is to look for a set that includes both SAE and metric-sized sockets and drive tools. Most sets available online or at local auto stores come in an easy-to-carry bag or case. In addition to a tool set, some other ideas for the mechanic on your list include work lights, portable jump starters, and creepers for sliding comfortably under cars and trucks.
Overhead Storage Racks
Do you know someone who could benefit from more storage space? One of the best tools to help them control clutter is an overhead storage rack. These racks make use of space not normally utilized, freeing floor space for more important things, including sheltering the car from harmful UV rays. 750-pound capacity (ceiling mounted) and 1000-pound (ceiling and wall mounted) overhead storage racks are available. These racks are designed to prevent swaying as well.
Garage Fitness Equipment
Working out is crucial for optimal health and well-being. The American Heart Association recommends that adults exercise for a minimum of 150 minutes per week. That is less than 30 minutes a day! If the garage enthusiast on your list is active, consider gifting them with the sports and fitness equipment they need crush their goals, whatever those may be. Some great ideas include strength training weight racks, exercise benches, power cages, and plyoboxes.
Smart Garage Door Opener
Is someone on your list interested in home automation? A smart garage door opener should be on your short list then. Smart garage door openers will allow the recipient to control their garage door from anywhere, anytime, assuming they have a reliable connection to the internet. This is achieved using an iOS or Android app. Some smart garage door openers even feature automatic closing through geofencing.